Ooh La Love – June/July 2013

Ooh La Love – June/July 2013

Even at our age there are times, though increasingly rare, that we find ourselves ridiculously excited about someone we’ve met.  This recently happened to me.  My reaction to our meeting was reminiscent of my adolescence (and my obsession over Darren Brown when I was...
Ooh La Love – April/May 2013

Ooh La Love – April/May 2013

  Intolerant.  I was labeled intolerant by a man I went out with recently.  Intolerant!  Imagine!  Me!  But here’s my story – I’ll let you decide. A tall, handsome physician.  Semi-retired.  We met online, spoke on the phone only twice, and made a date to meet.  He...
Ooh La Love -Feb/Mar 2013

Ooh La Love -Feb/Mar 2013

I’ve had several readers write to me asking for suggestions as to how to meet singles here in the Santa Clarita Valley.  They’re frustrated that there aren’t specific organizations that cater to the 40 and 50+ groups of single or divorced men and women who go all but...
Ooh La Love – Dec2012/Jan2013

Ooh La Love – Dec2012/Jan2013

  The New Year is upon us and with it, our list of resolutions.  Can we put “Find Soul Mate” on that list? Not long ago I read an article about finding one’s soul mate.  There was a twist to the traditional views regarding how to go about it.  The author believed if...
Oh La Love – Oct/Nov 2012

Oh La Love – Oct/Nov 2012

   Do you remember the Tootsie Roll commercial from our childhood?  The freckled boy with big round glasses asks the wise owl in the tree, “Mr. Owl, how many licks does it take to get to the Tootsie Roll center of a Tootsie Pop?”  The wise owl takes the candy, and...
Ooh La Love – Aug /Sept 2012

Ooh La Love – Aug /Sept 2012

You might recall from my last column that I was proposed to recently.  Certainly, one would think that a woman of my age would jump at any offer of marriage.  The common misconception being that I’m not likely to receive too many more such offers.  Ha!  Wrong.  No, I...
Ooh La Love – April/May 2012

Ooh La Love – April/May 2012

by Julie BergherOnline dating is unquestionably the most popular way to meet people with similar interests.  The more it gains in popularity with legitimate singles, the more prevalent the incidents of scamming become.  Scamming?  In dating?     by Julie Bergher...
Ooh La Love!

Ooh La Love!

By Julie Bergher Love.  Everyone loves Love.  But what is Love?  Where do you find it?  How do you know when you’ve got it?  How do you keep it if, in fact, you’ve figured out that you have it?  What is love?   By Julie Bergher Love.  Everyone loves Love.  But what is...
Ooh La Love

Ooh La Love

by Julie Bergher The Back Burner… you know the one.  It sits, waiting to be noticed, eager to be useful, far in the back corner of our stovetops and it’s used by experienced cooks to keep something simmering while the more needy dishes demand all the attention.Yes. ...